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Does liquid dettol help to prevent dandruff ?

Name. Raj Ansari, Age 27, Hight 5.5 feet , Sex-Male, No past medical history . How to use Liquid Dettol to prevent dendruff, and suggest it s side effect.
Asked On : Sun, 14 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
please dont use dettol for ur dandruff wash,
u can use the arcolane shamoo for ur hair wash weekly twice , t ll give u a moisturising effect also t ll relieve u from dandruff.
Answered: Wed, 31 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Padma Saikia's  Response
Hi Raj,Welcome to HCM.
Dandruff is caused due to a fungal infection, liquid dettol in not going to help you to clear dandruff instead you can use ketoconozole shampoo twice weekly.
Take care.
Answered: Sun, 14 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Akshith's  Response
hi and welcome to healthcare magic!!
why would you want to use liquid dettol for dandruff there are many anti dandruff shampoos available do not use dettol for the same you may end up with hairfall because of that, consult a dermatologist if the dandruff is too much.
take care.
Answered: Sun, 14 Aug 2011
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